Wheeling University Graduate Schools

Wheeling University (referred to as Wheeling) is a Private, 4 years school located in Wheeling, WV. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Wheeling University is $10,160 in average. The school has 310 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,171 including undergraduate students.

Wheeling University Graduate School Overview

Wheeling University (referred to as Wheeling) is a Private, 4 years school located in Wheeling, WV. It is classified as a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
The school is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1962 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Wheeling Directory Information
School NameWheeling University (Wheeling)
Address316 Washington Ave, Wheeling, WV 26003
Phone304-243-2000
Webhttps://www.wju.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.gowju.org/applynow
Financial Infohttps://www.wju.edu/finaid/default.html
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Wheeling University is $10,160 in average. The school has 310 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,171 including undergraduate students.Among them, 5 programs are available online classes.
Wheeling Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$10,160
Student Population310
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs8 graduate programs
(5 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio11 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Wheeling University is $10,160 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $550. Wheeling University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Wheeling 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$9,900
Required Fees$260
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$550
Wheeling University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Wheeling
Distance Learning (Online Classes)5 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Wheeling University is $10,160. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 4.63% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$9,450$260
2018-2019$9,450$260
2019-2020$9,450$260
2020-2021$9,450$260
2021-2022$9,900$260
The graduate school tuition & fees of Wheeling is average compared to private graduate schools in West Virginia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the West Virginia graduate tuition is $16,629 (public) / $12,489 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Wheeling University$10,160
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
West Virginia Graduate Schools$8,678$13,940
Public$8,678$16,629
Private$12,489
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $12,820 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Wheeling University. On-campus living costs are increased by 8.14% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $6,600. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$8,996$1,800$5,000$1,200
2018-2019$9,900$1,800$5,000$1,200
2019-2020$9,900$1,800$5,000$1,200
2020-2021$10,610$1,800$5,400$1,200
2021-2022$11,620$1,800$5,400$1,200
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $550 at Wheeling University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 4.76% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$525
2018-2019$525
2019-2020$525
2020-2021$525
2021-2022$550

Graduate Programs at Wheeling

Wheeling University offers 8 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 119 students have completed their study at Wheeling University.
Offered Degrees at Wheeling University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree6470
Doctor's degree - other1047
Post Master's Degree112
Total85119
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Wheeling University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 2 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Family Practice Nurse/Nursing program with 28 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Physical Therapy/Therapist program with 47 completers.
Wheeling University offers 8 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 119 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 70 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 47 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 2 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 17 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration17-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 30 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Administration1-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing28-
Nursing Education1-
Business [+] 23 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management20-
Accounting3-
Total70
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 47 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist47-
Total47
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing2-
Total2

Graduate Student Population at Wheeling

For academic year 2021-2022, total 275 students enrolled into Wheeling University graduate schools where it has total 1,171 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 140 full-time and 135 part-time graduate students. By gender, 110 male and 165 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total275110165
Full-time1407268
Part-tme1353897
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 180 White (65.45%), 16 Black/African American (5.82%), 13 Hispanic (4.73%), 12 Asian (4.36%), and 54 students with other races.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total275110165
American Indian/Native American101
Asian1275
Black/African American16610
Hispanic1358
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander220
White18069111
Two More000
Un-Known512130
Non-resident Alien000
Wheeling University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 116 graduate students (42.18% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 159 graduate students (57.82% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total275
Enrolled Online Exclusively116
Enrolled Some Online Courses159
Not in Online Courses0

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